Import and export license


Registration of an exclusive import and export code issued by customs.

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An import export license is required when:

  • The total imported/exported cargo is R150 000 or more in one calendar year.
  • There are more than 3 imports/exports in one calendar year.
  • You are importing for resale or business purposes and not for your own personal use.
  • You are making an advance payment above R50 000 for goods still to be imported and require an APN (advanced payment notification) number.
  • Banks may ask for it when processing an import/export foreign payment of any amount.

Delivery: 1-5 working days*

*Based on standard customs processing times, subject to change

We also have a few optional extras